The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 122 136 127
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 11 23 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.55% 0.94% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.97% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8 20 22
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -4.76%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.95%
DBA
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1925 2366 2442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.20% 96.85% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1636 1977 2028
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region that featured DBA in the job title.

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

DBA
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DBA across the Hertfordshire region.

DBA Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

DBA
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

DBA Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

DBA
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Letchworth -3 4 £40,000 -
Watford +19 2 £50,000 +14.28%
Rickmansworth +18 2 £50,000 -9.09%
DBA
East of England

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 33 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 21 (58.33%) Oracle
3 20 (55.56%) SQL
4 19 (52.78%) Windows
5 18 (50.00%) Linux
5 18 (50.00%) Oracle Database
6 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
7 15 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 13 (36.11%) Data Guard
9 12 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
10 11 (30.56%) High Availability
10 11 (30.56%) Oracle RAC
10 11 (30.56%) Oracle Database 11g
11 10 (27.78%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 10 (27.78%) Clustering
11 10 (27.78%) Oracle Database 10g
11 10 (27.78%) MS Excel
12 9 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
12 9 (25.00%) Oracle Exadata
12 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 8 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 8 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
13 8 (22.22%) Oracle Database 12c
13 8 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
14 7 (19.44%) Citrix
14 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (19.44%) Crystal Reports
14 7 (19.44%) Driving Licence
15 6 (16.67%) 3PAR

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (27.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) PaaS
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.78%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (2.78%) Google App Engine
2 1 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.78%) Google Compute Engine
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 18 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 15 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (30.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (27.78%) Oracle Database 10g
6 9 (25.00%) Oracle Exadata
6 9 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (22.22%) Oracle Database 12c
7 8 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (19.44%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
10 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2014
10 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (11.11%) DB2
11 4 (11.11%) RDBMS
11 4 (11.11%) Relational Database
12 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Games
3 2 (5.56%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.78%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (5.56%) Middleware
3 1 (2.78%) MDX
3 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Clustering
2 7 (19.44%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.56%) Replication
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.78%) Fintech
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.78%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 19 (52.78%) Windows
2 18 (50.00%) Linux
3 6 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (11.11%) AIX
4 4 (11.11%) Solaris
4 4 (11.11%) Unix
5 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (30.56%) High Availability
3 8 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (13.89%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (11.11%) Database Mirroring
5 4 (11.11%) ETL
6 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.56%) Analytics
7 2 (5.56%) CRM
7 2 (5.56%) Database Tuning
7 2 (5.56%) Operations Management
8 1 (2.78%) Capacity Management
8 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.78%) Database Security
8 1 (2.78%) DevOps
8 1 (2.78%) Kanban
8 1 (2.78%) Open Source
8 1 (2.78%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (55.56%) SQL
2 6 (16.67%) Perl
2 6 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 4 (11.11%) Shell Script
4 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.56%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.78%) C#
6 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.33%) MCSA
2 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.56%) Degree
3 2 (5.56%) MCITP
3 2 (5.56%) MCSE
4 1 (2.78%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (30.56%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.78%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 13 (36.11%) Data Guard
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (2.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (58.33%) Oracle
2 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 7 (19.44%) Citrix
4 6 (16.67%) 3PAR
4 6 (16.67%) NetApp
4 6 (16.67%) VMware
5 4 (11.11%) Sybase
6 3 (8.33%) Computacenter
6 3 (8.33%) RedGate
7 2 (5.56%) Teradata
8 1 (2.78%) Google
8 1 (2.78%) Microgen